Marine Forecasts for the Pacific waters


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FQCN13 CWVR 011830
Marine forecasts for Pacific waters issued by Environment Canada at
10:30 a.m. PST Wednesday 1 March 2017 for today tonight and Thursday.
The next scheduled forecasts will be issued at 4:00 p.m.

Fog implies visibility less than 1 mile.

Strait of Georgia - north of Nanaimo.
Wind light increasing to southeast 10 to 15 knots early this
 afternoon and to southeast 15 to 20 late this afternoon. Wind
 increasing to southeast 20 to 30 late overnight. Showers.

Strait of Georgia - south of Nanaimo.
Wind light increasing to southeast 5 to 15 knots this afternoon and
 to southeast 15 to 20 early this evening. Wind becoming southeast 15
 to 25 Thursday morning. Showers.

Howe Sound.
Wind southerly inflow 5 to 15 knots becoming light early this evening
 then increasing to northerly outflow 10 to 20 near midnight. Wind
 diminishing to light Thursday morning then increasing to southerly
 inflow 10 to 20 Thursday afternoon. Flurries or showers.

Haro Strait.
Wind southwest 10 to 15 knots diminishing to light early this
 afternoon then becoming southeast 10 to 15 Thursday morning.
 Showers.

Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance.
Wind southwesterly 15 to 25 knots diminishing to southwest 5 to 15
 near noon then becoming light this afternoon. Showers.

Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait.
Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots diminishing to southwest 5 to 15 early
 this afternoon then increasing to southwest 15 to 20 Thursday
 afternoon. Showers.

Juan de Fuca Strait - west entrance.
Wind southwest 15 knots increasing to southwest 15 to 25 this evening
 and to southwest 25 to 30 Thursday morning. Showers.

Johnstone Strait.
Wind northwest 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast 10 to 20 near noon
 then increasing to southeast 20 to 30 this evening. Showers and
 chance of flurries.

Queen Charlotte Strait.
Wind southeast 10 to 20 knots increasing to southeast 20 to 30 late
 this afternoon then becoming southwest 20 Thursday afternoon.
 Showers.

West Coast Vancouver Island North.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southwest 10 to 15 knots increasing to southeast 20 to 30 this
 afternoon and to south 30 to 40 late overnight. Wind diminishing to
 southwest 20 to 30 Thursday afternoon. Showers.

West Coast Vancouver Island South.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind variable 5 to 15 knots increasing to south 15 to 20 this
 afternoon and to south 20 to 30 late overnight. Wind becoming
 southwest 25 to 35 near noon Thursday then diminishing to southwest
 15 to 25 Thursday afternoon. Showers.

Queen Charlotte Sound.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind south 20 to 30 knots increasing to southerly 30 to 40 near
 midnight. Showers.

Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southwest 10 to 20 knots backing to southeast 15 to 25 this
 afternoon then increasing to southeast 25 to 35 early this evening.
 Wind increasing to southeast 35 to 45 early Thursday morning then
 veering to southwest 25 to 35 near noon Thursday. Showers.

Hecate Strait - northern half.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southwest 20 knots increasing to southerly 20 to 30 early this
 afternoon and to southerly 30 to 40 early this evening. Wind
 increasing to south 40 to 45 late overnight then diminishing to
 southwest 20 to 30 Thursday morning. Showers.

Hecate Strait - southern half.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southwest 20 to 25 knots increasing to southerly 30 to 40 early
 this evening and to south 40 to 45 late overnight. Wind veering to
 southwest 25 to 35 Thursday morning. Showers.

Dixon Entrance East.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind south 15 to 25 knots increasing to southeast 25 to 35 early this
 evening and to southeast 35 to 45 late overnight. Wind diminishing
 to southwest 20 to 30 Thursday morning. Showers and chance of
 flurries.

Dixon Entrance West - west of Langara
West Coast Haida Gwaii - northern half.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind south 20 to 30 knots increasing to south 30 to 40 this evening
 then veering to southwest 35 to 45 late overnight. Showers and
 chance of flurries.

Dixon Entrance West - east of Langara.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind south 15 to 25 knots increasing to southeast 25 to 35 this
 evening and to southeast 35 to 45 late overnight. Wind veering to
 southwest 25 to 35 Thursday morning. Showers and chance of flurries.

West Coast Haida Gwaii - southern half.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southwest 15 to 25 knots increasing to southerly 30 to 40 this
 evening then veering to west 30 to 40 Thursday morning. Showers
 ending Thursday morning.

Douglas Channel.
Wind southwesterly inflow 10 to 20 knots increasing to southwesterly
 inflow 20 to 30 this evening then diminishing to southwesterly
 inflow 15 to 20 Thursday afternoon. Periods of snow. Visibility 1
 mile or less in snow. Temperatures near zero.

Bowie - northern half.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southwest 25 knots increasing to south 35 to 45 this evening
 then veering to west 35 to 45 late overnight. Showers and chance of
 flurries.

Bowie - southern half.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southwest 20 to 30 knots increasing to southwest 30 to 40 early
 this evening. Showers ending early Thursday morning.

Explorer - northwestern half.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southwest 20 to 30 knots increasing to southwest 30 to 40 near
 midnight. Showers ending Thursday evening.

Explorer - southeastern half.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southwest 20 knots increasing to southwest 20 to 30 late this
 evening and to southwest 30 to 40 early Thursday morning. Wind
 diminishing to southwest 20 to 30 Thursday afternoon. Showers.

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